The “flexibility” mantra in labour market reforms: why are we still chanting?

Illustration by Lluis Pino "The choice we made (…) was the key to Germany's success in its fight against unemployment. This new flexibility will be beneficial to the French economy and to workers who will profit from this increased competitiveness" President Nicolas Sarkozy, 2012, Le Figaro. "The first thing to do is to reform labour… Continue reading The “flexibility” mantra in labour market reforms: why are we still chanting?